Wasauksing First Nation

Site: Wasauksing Employment and Training Centre

Service: Ontario Works Employment Supports

Description (Service) Assists Ontario Works participants by providing education and training services to enhance employment opportunities
Offers the following support services and programs:
  • Access to telephone, fax, computers, photocopier, printing and Job Board
  • Basic education
  • Child care expenses
  • Community placements
  • Employment related expenses
  • Employment/training start-up benefit
  • Full-time employment benefit
  • Life skills training
  • Literacy and numeracy programs
  • Resume and cover letter preparation
  • Self-employment assistance
  • Transportation expenses
Service Details
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Wasauksing First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wasauksing First Nation who are recipients of Ontario Works benefits
  • Call or drop-in for information about application procedures for each program  
  • Workshops and training seminars advertised on website and in newsletter
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is located on Parry Island on E shore of Georgian Bay approx 9 km W of Parry Sound
Located In Community Wasauksing First Nation
Address & Map
Wasauksing Employment and Training Centre
1126 Geewadin Rd
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-1052
Fax 705-746-5984
Website www.wasauksing.ca
Primary Contact Melinda Roberge, Ontario Works Employment Assistance Worker; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2222; Email: owemp@wasauksing.ca
Alternate Contact Hali Tabobondung, Education Counsellor; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2240; Email: education@wasauksing.ca
Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works Employment Supports 
PO Box 250 
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4

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